For those who are new to the area (after 1976!) Honk was a local Laguna Beach band that scored Greg MacGillivray’s epic surf movie, “5 Summer Stories”. They went on to release 3 records notching a #1 record with a song from the film entitled “Pipeline Sequence”. They toured nationally with Loggins and Messina, Chicago and The Beach Boys. Along with Tris’s connection with Chicago, Richard Stekol penned several songs with Kenny Loggins for the film “Caddy Shack” and Steve Wood toured with Kenny as his keyboardist and musical director for ten years where among other things he arranged, sang backgrounds and played keyboards on Kenny’s biggest hit “Footloose”.
Members of Honk features Beth Fitchet Wood, Richard Stekol and Steve Wood, the 3 singer songwriters that make up the core of the legendary Orange County band Honk. The group also features Alan Deremo on bass and Matt Magiera or Frank Cotinola on drums.